Blogtober Day 31 – Happy Halloween

Blogtober Day 31 – Happy Halloween

It is the final day of Blogtober, and what a month and variety of topics we have covered.  Todays theme is Happy Halloween. I have done a few of these type posts in the past and thought I would do a fun facts post about Halloween. Orange and Black and the Halloween colours, because orange is associated with autumn and black is associated with darkness and death Jack O Lanterns originated in Ireland, where turnips were used and hollowed out and candles were placed inside to keep spirits away. Samhainophobia…

Blogtober Day 30 – A Letter To Someone

Blogtober Day 30 – A Letter To Someone

It is Day 30 of Blogtober and todays topic is a letter to someone.  I have sat here and started writing many letters and stopped, and rewritten.  I just can not find the right words or the right topic. I am going through a very emotional time at the moment and struggling with a lot of things. My daughter turns 13 next week, and a letter will be written then, but right now I am very angry and very bitter and not able to write to anyone. Here is a…

Blogtober Day 28 and Day 29

Blogtober Day 28 and Day 29

I am cheating slightly as I missed yesterday, so am doing a joint post for blogtober Day 28 was about my favourite instagram photo, I sat looking through my photos, but could not pick one, so have found this very difficult, I have a few favourites that are all for different reasons. This is also another reason why there was no post yesterday. Day 29, is three confessions, this one is hard and easy I swear – I know it is hard to believe, but in real life I swear, if…

Blogtober Day 27 – The Place I Would Most Like To Visit

Blogtober Day 27 – The Place I Would Most Like To Visit

Today in the blogtober challenge we are finding out the place I would most like to visit.  This is quite a difficult one as there are so many places I would love to go to. The one place I have chosen, which we have talked about going to for so long is Iceland and to see the Northern Lights. We have been trying to get to Iceland for the past few years now, we have talked about it, planned it, replanned it, talked about it some more, but something always…

Blogtober Day 26 – Top Ten All Time Favourite Songs

Blogtober Day 26 – Top Ten All Time Favourite Songs

It is Day 26 already, not long to go now, and today you get to find out my top ten all time favourite songs. Dancing Queen – Everybody and I mean everybody. who know me knows that this is my all time favourite song, at a party I always request it, if I am out and here it in a shop or pub I have to sing it ( much to my Daughters embarrassment). Come What May – From the film ‘Moulin Rouge’, I love this film and this song is so powerful…

Blogtober Day 25 – What Superpower Would I Most Like To Have

Blogtober Day 25 – What Superpower Would I  Most Like To Have

Day 25 of the Blogtober Challenge is all about Super Powers, and what would I most like to have. I have often spoken about this with friends, and the super power I keep going back to is I would love to be invisible. I am nosey anyway, so to be able to find out what is going on without being seen would be great.  But the fun you could also have with being invisible the tricks you could play. There is another super power I would like and that is…

Blogtober Day 24 – Disney Character I Identify With

Blogtober Day 24 – Disney Character I Identify With

Day 24 of Blogtober is asking which Disney character I identify with mostly, I think I have a few characters I could identify with. Cinderella  I am an only child, and do not have an evil stepmum or stepsisters.  but my life seems to be taken up running around after others, and putting their needs before mine.  I do have my Prince Charming though. Mary Poppins Is another character, what I can produce from my bag is amazing and used to have all 3 of mine wondering what I could…

Blogtober Day 23 – My Favourite Time Of The Year

Blogtober Day 23 – My Favourite Time Of The Year

Today on the blogtober challenge, we are finding out my favourite time of the year. Although I was slightly torn between two really, I chose Spring. Why Spring? Because we have been through the doom of the cold, dark winter, with dull and grey days, the freezing cold icy winds and rain. With spring,  the days start to get slightly longer, gardens start getting more colourful with the flowers starting to bloom.  Seeing the Daffodils come through always puts a smile on my face. The days start getting warmer and…

Blogtober Day 21 – What Am I Afraid Of?

Blogtober Day 21 – What Am I Afraid Of?

Today is day 21 of the blogtober challenge, thank you to those who are still with me on this challenge. Today we are finding out what am I afraid of? The one thing that scares me is death, which I am sure it is for a lot of people.   I am not so scared of dying, well I am but it is not my reason for being scared of death.  I am scared of what my death will mean to those around me. My Daughter, how will she cope…

blogtober Day 19 – 10 Favourite Foods

blogtober Day 19 – 10 Favourite Foods

Day 19 already of blogtober, today is all about my 10 favourite foods, a very happy topic for me, we all need and love food, I just need to bring my list down to 10. So, here goes my 10 favourite foods Chocolate – this had to be number 1, I am a woman I love and need chocolate Fresh Bread – I love nothing more than bread still warm and fresh from the oven, the smell alone can make me hungry.  My Daughter also loves it when I have my baking…